What's the answer to 1/4 ÷…

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  1. Joirik

    Joirik New Member

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    What's the answer to 1/4 ÷ 2/4
     
  2. Vajrock

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    When you divide by a fraction, you multiply by its inverse: so 1/4:2/4 is equal to 1/4*4/2. We can simplify the fours (there is one in nominator and one in demominator) and then the result is what is left: 1/2.
     

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